Academy Program for Young Artists


An enrichment performance-based program providing intensive musical training
of the highest quality to today’s outstanding young artists


Entrance to the Academy Program for Young Artists is by audition only
Applications for 2019-20 will be accepted between February 15 and April 15, 2019.
Applications for 2019-20 are now open! Please click here to apply.



Funding for the Academy Program was established in 1980 through a principal endowment from the Kahanoff Foundation. Since then, numerous corporate and private donors have contributed to ensure its continued success, and the Academy Program is grateful for the generous support which has made this possible. 

To learn more about how you can support this remarkable program, please contact Dr. Brad Mahon, Conservatory Director:, 403.440.6017